The table below looks at the statistics for E-Commerce skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-Commerce over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 41 32 47
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +15
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 25 25 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.42% 3.73% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.60% 5.14% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 18 3
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£348 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.71% -6.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -29.33%
E-Commerce
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
544 486 366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 74.52% 72.43% 69.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 368 306 192
Average daily rate £375 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £501 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 16 6
Average hourly rate £26.50 £18.00 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.22% -89.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.99 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+3.48% -4.95%

E-Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

E-Commerce Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing E-Commerce across the Birmingham region.

E-Commerce Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing E-Commerce across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

E-Commerce Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

E-Commerce
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce across the Birmingham region.

E-Commerce Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing E-Commerce also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited E-Commerce.

1 22 (42.31%) .NET
2 14 (26.92%) SQL Server
3 11 (21.15%) SQL
3 11 (21.15%) C#
3 11 (21.15%) Web Services
3 11 (21.15%) Microsoft
4 10 (19.23%) Middleware
4 10 (19.23%) HTML
4 10 (19.23%) CSS
4 10 (19.23%) Asset Management
5 9 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (17.31%) ASP.NET
6 8 (15.38%) MySQL
6 8 (15.38%) Retail
7 7 (13.46%) MVC
7 7 (13.46%) PHP
7 7 (13.46%) HTML5
8 6 (11.54%) Magento
8 6 (11.54%) WCF
8 6 (11.54%) SOAP
8 6 (11.54%) JavaScript
8 6 (11.54%) Scrum
8 6 (11.54%) Clustering
8 6 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (9.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (9.62%) Finance
9 5 (9.62%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (9.62%) .NET Framework
9 5 (9.62%) Relational Database
10 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing E-Commerce also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited E-Commerce. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.69%) CMS
2 2 (3.85%) WordPress
3 1 (1.92%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.92%) Drupal
3 1 (1.92%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) MS Excel
1 3 (5.77%) PowerPivot
2 2 (3.85%) Photoshop
2 2 (3.85%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.85%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.92%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Magento
2 1 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.92%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.92%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.69%) VPN
1 4 (7.69%) Firewall
2 3 (5.77%) Junos
2 3 (5.77%) Internet
2 3 (5.77%) Extranet
2 3 (5.77%) OSPF
2 3 (5.77%) BGP
3 2 (3.85%) Network Security
4 1 (1.92%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.92%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.92%) HSRP
4 1 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.92%) VLAN
4 1 (1.92%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.92%) LAN
4 1 (1.92%) WAN
4 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.92%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (26.92%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.38%) MySQL
3 6 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (9.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (9.62%) Relational Database
5 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Power View
6 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.92%) HOLAP
7 1 (1.92%) MOLAP
7 1 (1.92%) ROLAP
Development Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Moq
2 2 (3.85%) NUnit
2 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.85%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (1.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.92%) XMLUnit
3 1 (1.92%) CruiseControl
3 1 (1.92%) JIRA
3 1 (1.92%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (15.38%) Retail
2 5 (9.62%) Finance
3 2 (3.85%) Banking
4 1 (1.92%) Electronics
4 1 (1.92%) Advertising
4 1 (1.92%) Games
4 1 (1.92%) Billing
4 1 (1.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (32.69%) Developer
2 15 (28.85%) Architect
3 7 (13.46%) Analyst
3 7 (13.46%) .NET Developer
4 6 (11.54%) Project Manager
5 5 (9.62%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (9.62%) PHP Developer
6 4 (7.69%) Systems Architect
6 4 (7.69%) Web Developer
6 4 (7.69%) Business Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) .NET Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Digital Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Magento Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Digital Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Architect
8 2 (3.85%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) PHP Magento Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Firewall Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Web Manager
8 2 (3.85%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (42.31%) .NET
2 11 (21.15%) Web Services
3 10 (19.23%) CSS
3 10 (19.23%) Middleware
3 10 (19.23%) HTML
4 9 (17.31%) ASP.NET
5 7 (13.46%) HTML5
6 6 (11.54%) SOAP
6 6 (11.54%) WCF
7 5 (9.62%) .NET Framework
8 4 (7.69%) Entity Framework
8 4 (7.69%) REST
8 4 (7.69%) CSS3
9 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (5.77%) JSON
9 3 (5.77%) MDX
10 2 (3.85%) jQuery
10 2 (3.85%) RESTful
10 2 (3.85%) NHibernate
10 2 (3.85%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.54%) Clustering
2 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.77%) User Experience
4 2 (3.85%) EPoS
5 1 (1.92%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.85%) UNIX
1 2 (3.85%) Windows
1 2 (3.85%) Solaris
1 2 (3.85%) Linux
2 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.92%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (19.23%) Asset Management
2 9 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (13.46%) MVC
4 6 (11.54%) Scrum
5 5 (9.62%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (7.69%) ETL
7 3 (5.77%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (5.77%) Project Management
7 3 (5.77%) OO
7 3 (5.77%) TDD
7 3 (5.77%) Content Management
7 3 (5.77%) Low Latency
7 3 (5.77%) Ultra-Low Latency
8 2 (3.85%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (3.85%) Risk Assessment
8 2 (3.85%) User Stories
8 2 (3.85%) BDD
8 2 (3.85%) Test Scripting
8 2 (3.85%) Business Analysis
8 2 (3.85%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (21.15%) C#
1 11 (21.15%) SQL
2 7 (13.46%) PHP
3 6 (11.54%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.77%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.85%) Tcl
5 2 (3.85%) Perl
5 2 (3.85%) Java
6 1 (1.92%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (5.77%) CCNP
1 3 (5.77%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (5.77%) Check Point Certification
1 3 (5.77%) CCSA
2 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) Degree
3 1 (1.92%) PMP
3 1 (1.92%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) QA
1 1 (1.92%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 11 (21.15%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.69%) Adobe
2 4 (7.69%) Oracle
2 4 (7.69%) TIBCO
2 4 (7.69%) Akamai
3 3 (5.77%) CheckPoint
3 3 (5.77%) Cisco
3 3 (5.77%) Juniper
4 2 (3.85%) IBM
4 2 (3.85%) Blue Coat
4 2 (3.85%) Google
5 1 (1.92%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.92%) hybris
5 1 (1.92%) Demandware
5 1 (1.92%) PayPal
5 1 (1.92%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.92%) Apple
5 1 (1.92%) Sun
Birmingham, West Midlands
Barclay Anderson
Rate: £0 - £250 per day
Posted: 20 days ago